Blog WVEC November 13, 2017
Green Jam, Tuesday Nov 21
Green Jam at the Empty Glass, Nov 21 6:30 to 10pm. Music by +Kodak Harrison, Andy Park, Chet Lowther and moreMore
Blog WVEC September 20, 2017
Green Jam, Tuesday Oct. 3
October 3, 7 - 11 pm.  Green Jam - WV Environmental Council Benefit at 1-2-3 Pleasant Street, Morgantown, WVMore
Blog WVEC September 12, 2017
Green Jam, Tuesday Sept. 12
Come out Tuesday evening to the Empty Glass from 6-10 for the E-Council GREEN JAMMore
Kanawha River and WV Coal Legislature
Blog WVEC August 17, 2017
Request for Proposals for a Lobby Team Coordinator for the 2017 Interim
The WV Environmental Council (WVEC) is seeking proposals for a Lobby Team Coordinator to perform legislative lobbying during the 2017 Interim Legislative Sessions, beginning in October, 2017 and the regular session that runs from early January 2018 through mid-March 2018.More
Issues: Legislation
Action Alerts Paul Dalzell May 3, 2017
Urgent! Call the Governor! Tell him we need a budget not more pollution!
Today, WV E-Council along with thirteen other organizations asked the Governor to limit the special session to only the budget crisis. Our water and our budget deserve our legislators full attention. You can encourage Governor Justice to limit the special session to only the state budget by calling his office: 304-558-2000.More
Action Alerts Laura Davidson April 5, 2017
What’s BUGGING us?
With only days left, we continue to fight hard to change the language of SB 687, a bill that would abandon the assessment of benthic macroinvertebrates (aka “bugs”) as the most scientifically sound way to measure a stream’s biological health from WV's narrative water quality standards.More
Action Alerts Paul Dalzell April 5, 2017
Press Conference on the West Virginia Legislature’s War on Water
The West Virginia Legislature has declared an all-out war on water. Lawmakers have already passed both HB 2506 and HB 2811, bills that weaken protections on streams and rivers which are sources for much of our drinking water. SB 687 is now poised to pass in the House of Delegates.More
Action Alerts Laura Davidson April 3, 2017
We called and you listened!
We called and you answered! Advocates for clean water out numbered industry officials 26:3 in speaking out on SB 687! Help us keep the momentum going!More
Action Alerts Laura Davidson March 31, 2017
Let’s keep the momentum going!
There will be a Public Hearing on SB 687 at 8:00am on Monday, April 3, 2017 in the House Chamber. SB 687 would make our narrative water quality the weakest in the nation, and make it easier for the coal industry to get away with poisoning our streams.More
Issues: CoalLegislationPollutionSocial justiceWaterWVEC event

Updated: January 8, 2017 — 10:34 am